Raven's Circle

Shareholder Newsletter

Kenai Fjords Tours new catamaran under construction

Kenai Fjords Tours new catamaran under construction CIRI Alaska Tourism (CATC) invites CIRI shareholders to submit a name for Kenai Fjords Tours’ new 150-passenger catamaran tour vessel. The double-hulled catamaran is KFT’s second. Shareholders named the first catamaran Aialik Voyager in a similar contest. KFT now has two main categories of vessels, the “Explorer” monohulls […]

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Officer commended

Officer commended CIRI shareholder John Peratrovich was recently commended by the Alaska State Legislature for his dedication and accomplishments as the village public safety officer (VPSO) of Savoonga, Alaska. He has been Savoonga’s VPSO since November 2005. On July 1, 2007, Officer Peratrovich responded to a situation involving an intoxicated male threatening residents with a […]

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Military forum

Military forum CIRI shareholder Ron Perry has accepted a personal invitation from the Secretary of the U.S. Air Force to attend the 55th Annual National Security Forum at the Air War College at Maxwell AFB, Alabama, from May 12-16. The purpose is to expose influential citizens to senior U.S. and international officers and civilian equivalents […]

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Shareholder graduates

Shareholder graduates CIRI shareholder Padraic S. Spaulding graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage on May 4 with a Bachelor of Arts in Languages (Japanese). Padraic is the son of CIRI shareholder Gloria J. Spaulding of Anchorage and David J. Spaulding of Northfield, Mass. Padraic is currently employed with UFCW Local 1496 and Fred Meyer. […]

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Baby Nicholas

Baby Nicholas CIRI shareholder and employee Kris G. and Barbara J. Anderson of Anchorage would like to announce the birth of their son, Nicholas George Anderson. Nicholas was born Sept. 8, 2007, at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. He is the grandson of CIRI shareholder Kris N. and Rosa Anderson of Anchorage.

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Cultural Pursuits Award recognizes youth who promote cultural practices, art

Cultural Pursuits Award recognizes youth who promote cultural practices, art CIRI sponsored the Cultural Pursuits Award at the 10th annual Spirit of Youth Awards Banquet in Anchorage on March 29. Twenty-two winners from 16 communities were recognized and celebrated for their contributions. The Cultural Pursuits category recognizes nominees who actively engage and promote traditional cultural […]

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Historic carvings to be displayed in Kodiak and Anchorage

Historic carvings to be displayed in Kodiak and Anchorage The Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak, Alaska, has partnered with a French museum to display an extensive collection of Alutiiq ceremonial masks collected by a French anthropologist, Alphonse Pinart, in the late 1800’s. The collection will be on view at the Alutiiq Museum from May 24 to […]

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CIRI shareholder reaches 20-year milestone at Peak

CIRI shareholder reaches 20-year milestone at Peak CIRI shareholder Russell “Rusty”Watson recently celebrated 20 years working with Peak Oilfield Service Co. He has thoroughly enjoyed his work with Peak, and plans to continue. “They’ve been a very good company to work for,” said Watson. “No disappointments, a class-A operation.” Peak Oilfield Service Co. is a […]

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Shades Auto Body & Paint is owned by CIRI shareholder

Shades Auto Body & Paint is owned by CIRI shareholder Ryan Sheehan, providing vehicle collision repair and painting services for individuals, fleet accounts, commercial trucks and government vehicles. Shades Auto Body & Paint 2410 Azurite Ct. Anchorage, AK 99507 (907) 563-8021 (ph) (907) 644-2852 (fax)

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Ronald Isam Hilleary of Nikiski, Alaska, won the March 2008

Ronald Isam Hilleary of Nikiski, Alaska, won the March 2008 Stock Will participation prize. To be eligible for the monthly $200 prize drawings, shareholders must have a Will disposing of their CIRI shares on file in CIRI Shareholder Relations. The CIRI Stock Will form and instructions are located on the CIRI website at www.ciri.com. To […]

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CIRI invited its shareholders to participate in a Seven Words

CIRI invited its shareholders to participate in a Seven Words of Wisdom contest. Participants submitted seven-word slogans that describe CIRI. Top entries will be displayed at the 2008 annual meeting and published on CIRI’s website. The grand prize winner is Heather Summers from Moon Township, Pa. Wise investments Ingrained with culture Lasting legacy The second […]

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CIRI strives to ensure correspondence, reports, newsletters and dividends reach

CIRI strives to ensure correspondence, reports, newsletters and dividends reach shareholders in a timely manner. It is important for shareholders to notify CIRI Shareholder Relations and the U.S. Postal Service of all address changes. The following CIRI shareholders do not have a current mailing address on record with the shareholder relations department, and should fill […]

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The CIRI Board of Directors declared a second quarter 2008

The CIRI Board of Directors declared a second quarter 2008 dividend of $8.50 per share. Shareholders who own 100 shares of stock will receive a second quarter dividend of $850. CIRI will mail and direct deposit the dividends on Monday, June 30. The deadline for shareholder address changes for the second quarter 2008 dividend is […]

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Louis Nagy Jr. enjoys helping UAA aviation maintenance students succeed

Louis Nagy Jr. enjoys helping UAA aviation maintenance students succeed CIRI Board member Louis Nagy Jr. was recently promoted to full professorship at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA). Nagy is a professor of Aviation Maintenance Technology, teaching mostly aviation electronics and avionics. An instructor must become tenured to teach beyond seven years at UAA. […]

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Stig Colberg joined CIRI as vice president of business development

Stig Colberg joined CIRI as vice president of business development on May 5. He will help the company identify, structure and manage new investments. Colberg comes to CIRI from the Silicon Valley law firm of Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP, where he was a partner, focused on the organization of investment partnerships […]

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